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Giants name Hannah Burnett as team’s first full-time female scout

[ad_1] The Giants hired Hannah Burnett as their Midlands scout. She is the first full-time female in a scouting position in the franchise's 95-year history.Burnett, 25, was an events operations intern at the Buffalo Bills' training camp in 2017, did a four-month stint as a player personnel assistant in the NFL office and was hired by the Atlanta Falcons in November 2018 where she worked as a liaison between players,
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Daniel Jones has Giants coach Joe Judge feeling ‘very encouraged’ – New York Giants Blog

[ad_1] New York Giants coach Joe Judge's first impression of Daniel Jones was a good one. That means something, considering that the only starting quarterback Judge has watched work in the NFL is Tom Brady, perhaps the greatest of all time.It was also weeks -- months even -- after he was hired in January before Judge publicly uttered the name of his quarterback. That prompted some to wonder whether the
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Giants Super Bowl hero David Tyree leaving team job

[ad_1] Super Bowl hero David Tyree is no longer with the New York Giants organization as director of player development. It's a role he's held since 2014, after spending most of his playing career with the team.Tyree, best known for the helmet catch in the Super Bowl XLII upset of the New England Patriots, was a well-respected voice in the Giants locker room as a player and mentor. He played
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Giants kicker Aldrick Rosas arrested on hit-and-run charge

[ad_1] New York Giants kicker Aldrick Rosas was arrested and jailed for misdemeanor hit-and-run and driving on a suspended license, according to a California Highway Patrol incident report.Alcohol impairment is believed to be a factor in the crash.Rosas was driving a black Chevrolet SUV at around 8:25 a.m. local time Tuesday morning when a "T-bone" collision occurred. Witnesses saw Rosas driving erratically over the double yellow lines and at a
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We ranked NFL teams’ continuity from 1-32

[ad_1] 6:00 AM ETNFL NationESPN The coronavirus pandemic forced NFL teams to shut down this spring and summer, creating an offseason devoid of in-person organized team activities and minicamps.This could be especially problematic for teams that made a lot of moves this offseason, or advantageous for clubs that maintained continuity from 2019 to 2020.The Buffalo Bills top the league with 95.4% of their offense returning, while the defending NFC champion
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Tom Brady catching Patrick Mahomes? Our lineup of NFL stars drafted by MLB

[ad_1] The past two quarterbacks to win a Super Bowl could have been pro baseball players.Before Tom Brady won six rings, he was chosen in the 18th round of the 1995 draft by the Montreal Expos. "He was a left-handed-hitting catcher with power. He had a good future," the Expos' then-director of college scouting, Ed Creech, told the Montreal Gazette in 2002.No one knows where that path would have led,
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Giants players learn there’s more to NASA than stars, planets – New York Giants Blog

[ad_1] The quizzical look on offensive tackle Eric Smith's face said it all. He had just received a text from his friend and New York Giants teammate Chris Peace late last year. It was a recruitment to participate with him in an offseason program at NASA.This took Smith completely by surprise. He knows Peace well -- they were teammates for three years at the University of Virginia and lived in
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Players send passionate video message to NFL about racial inequality

[ad_1] NEW YORK -- Patrick Mahomes, Saquon Barkley and Michael Thomas are among more than a dozen NFL stars who united to send a passionate video message to the league about racial inequality.The 70-second video was released on social media platforms Thursday night and includes Odell Beckham Jr., Deshaun Watson, Ezekiel Elliott, Jamal Adams, Jarvis Landry, Stephon Gilmore and DeAndre Hopkins, among others.🗣🗣 pic.twitter.com/PBbyMC3BOc— Jarvis Juice Landry (@God_Son80) June 5,
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Retired QB Eli Manning joins Twitter, gets humorous welcome from Tom Brady

[ad_1] Eli Manning creatively announced that he is joining Twitter by paying homage to the movie "Hoosiers" on Saturday, and Tom Brady chimed in with a humorous touch.To paraphrase Jimmy Chitwood, "I don't know if it'll make any change, but I figure it's time for me to start playing social media." pic.twitter.com/Af8IFMOiEQ— Eli Manning (@EliManning) May 23, 2020 Welcome @EliManning, In typical fashion, you never showed up until the 4th